Archive: lemon

Lemon Coconut Bars From Mennonite Girls Can Cook

Posted on: Mar 24, 2015        In: In the Kitchen, Recipes        With: 2 comments
I enjoy reading the blog Mennonite Girls Can Cook.  The Canadian ladies that write this blog are excellent cooks who use fresh basic ingredients in their recipes.  This morning there was a recipe for Lemon Coconut Bars, and I knew I wanted to try them.  I love coconut, and to think about it paired with lemon […]

Lemon Cream Bread – A+ in Cooking Project

Posted on: Feb 12, 2015        In: In the Kitchen, Recipes        With: 4 comments
It has been a while since I have shared a recipe from my mother’s cookbook, A+ in Cooking. The idea was to find a muffin or breakfast bread recipe to share with you.  I for one was somewhat tired of having wheat toast every morning, and I wanted something different.  I also wanted to share […]

Lemon Chess Pie – A+ in Cooking Project

Posted on: Jan 5, 2014        In: In the Kitchen, Recipes        With: 2 comments
Lemon Chess Pie – Yummy, yummy, yummy in your tummy, tummy, tummy! I am sharing another recipe from my mother’s cookbook A+ in Cooking.   During Mother’s 44 years of teaching, she collected recipes from the families of former students.  These families submitted their favorite recipes, and the results was an excellent cookbook. (Click HERE to read more […]

Lemon Bars

Posted on: Mar 1, 2013        In: In the Kitchen, Recipes        With: 3 comments
Do you ever have a hankerin’ to make a certain something?  How do I describe this?  It is not that I am hungry for this certain thing.  (Ever-Lovin’ and I can not and should not eat an entire pan of lemon bars.)   I want to make it or bake it, and share it with somebody. […]

Very Good Lemonade

Posted on: Sep 5, 2012        In: In the Kitchen, Recipes        With: One comment
Labor Day 2012 – We had an indoor picnic. (Don’t want to be out among West Nile.) The menu was super simple, with no fancy table settings.  We enjoyed being together. Queso dip and chips are a boy pleaser. The panini sandwiches were delicious.  Everybody made their own sandwich to their own liking.  Sandwich Sprinkles […]

Tea Punch

Posted on: May 23, 2012        In: In the Kitchen, Recipes        With: 4 comments
While out and about today, two of our friends ordered Arnold Palmer’s as drinks with lunch.  As you know, this is the half tea and half lemonade drink that is sometimes called a half and half.  This drink got me to thinking about a tea punch recipe I have. For years I have made a […]

Olive Oil Cakes with Lemon and Thyme

Posted on: Apr 18, 2012        In: In the Kitchen, Recipes        With: One comment
At the Royal Tea, these were called Jolly Good Lemon Thyme Cakes.  Perfect name! Anything lemony ranks  high on my list of favorite foods, and these little lemon cakes do not disappoint. I got this recipe last year from The Pioneer Woman, and I  have been making it ever since.   Ashleymac was given credit for […]